As a Writer

Installing Composer Packages from the blog

I have been putting together a new talk about Composer, and that means looking around the community, doing loads of research and trying to identify the items that need to be covered in a talk. Mostly I have been trying to identify things that people do on a regular basis that according to composer internals […] published 8 months ago, read more.

J and Beyond 2014: An Overview from the blog

The past weekend marked a very important moment for me. After almost a year on the sidelines dealing with personal matters, I finally had the opportunity to go talk to and teach another community. I was invited by Brian Teeman (@brianteeman) to go keynote at J and Beyond, an annual Joomla Conference focused on their [&... published 1 year ago, read more.

As a Developer see all



Library that offers Input Filtering based on Annotations for use with Objects. Part of the DMS Component Library.

Sample app that aggregates and shows a summary of Talks. Built to test out Silex and Windows Azure.

Fix That Code

Website to display coding horrors and how to fix them

As a Speaker

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Upcoming Talks

  • 12/Nov

    PHP South Coast

    Composer the Right Way

  • 12/Nov

    OSCON Europe

    Writing code that lasts… or writing code you won’t hate tomorrow

Bookshelf see all

  • Essential PHP Security

    Chris Shiflett

  • PHP 5 Power Programming

    Andi Gutmans

  • Pragmatic Guide to Git

    Travis Swicegood

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